All posts tagged "women’s basketball"

  • Women’s basketball downs Boise State 74-42 in first round of NCAA tournament

    By Matt Bradshaw — No. 1 seed women’s basketball (33-2) defeated sixteenth-ranked Boise State (23-10) in their first round NCAA tournament matchup. The Cardinals refused to let up on the Broncos in their 74-42 victory, shooting 48 percent from the...

    • Posted March 16, 2018
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  • Women’s basketball heads to first ever ACC title game

    By Matt Bradshaw — Fourth-ranked women’s basketball (31-2) will play in the program’s first-ever ACC title game March 4. Louisville will face no. 5 Notre Dame. Top-seeded Louisville will vie for the championship after narrow victories in...

    • Posted March 3, 2018
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  • Weekly rundown: Recapping the week in U of L Athletics

    By Matt Bradshaw — Women’s basketball Despite a lackluster offensive performance, no. 4 women’s basketball defeated Virginia 51-39 Feb. 22. The Cardinals moved to 28-2 after the victory and stood poised to capture their first ever ACC regular season...

    • Posted February 25, 2018
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  • Women’s basketball bounces back with win over Miami

    By Micah Brown — After dropping their first game of the season against Florida State at home, No. 4 women’s basketball (21-1, 7-1) avoided consecutive losses as they took care of Miami 84-74. Louisville’s leading scorer, junior...

    • Posted January 25, 2018
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  • Reaction: Women’s basketball bullies Notre Dame

    By Matt Bradshaw– Third-ranked women’s basketball (19-0, 5-0) dominated second-ranked Notre Dame (15-2, 4-0) during an electric match at the KFC Yum! Center. With a full house roaring, the Cardinals put on a midseason show and claimed...

    • Posted January 11, 2018
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  • Third-ranked women’s basketball edges NC State, remains undefeated

    By Matt Bradshaw– Third-ranked women’s basketball (16-0, 2-0) defeated North Carolina State (12-3,1-1) 55-47 in their last game of 2017. Leading 41-18 in the third quarter, the Cardinals allowed a Wolfpack comeback that resulted in a tight...

    • Posted December 31, 2017
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  • Undefeated women’s basketball dismantles UT Martin

    By Matt Bradshaw– Fourth-ranked women’s basketball (9-0) demolished UT Martin (3-5) 91-56. The Cardinals shot 52 percent from the field while dominating in the paint and on defense. The 9-0 start is U of L’s second-best start in program history....

    • Posted December 5, 2017
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  • Women’s basketball defeats Oregon, wins WNIT tournament

    By Micah Brown — Fifth-ranked women’s basketball defeated Oregon  74-61 on to win the Women’s NIT preseason basketball tournament. The win over the Ducks marked the Cards’ third straight victory over a ranked opponent this season and...

    • Posted November 19, 2017
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  • Women’s basketball continues success with win over Michigan

    By Micah Brown — After going on the road and upsetting fifth-ranked Ohio State, women’s basketball showed no signs of slowing down as they defeated No. 24 Michigan 74-49. Trailing Michigan 37-32 at halftime, the Cards picked...

    • Posted November 18, 2017
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  • Kylie Shook’s steps in 2017-18 after building momentum late last season

    By Matt Bradshaw and Dalton Ray– As a freshman, Kylie Shook led women’s basketball with 34 blocks. Now, the sophomore hopes to improve her all-around game. Averaging 5.2 points and 3.3 rebounds, Shook shot 47 percent from...

    • Posted November 16, 2017
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